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Ok, I have gears of war on pc and it worked fine when i had xp pro then i upgraded my computer to vista hp 64bit now i get and error message from my computer saying... " Please insert the correct disc into the drive" but that happens after the autorun comes up and the game is loading...does anyone know what is wrong ?
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post #2 of 11
latest patch?

otherwise, the first thing to do is to uninstall and reinstall. sometimes during installation files get corrupted. i know it's a pain because in the time it takes to install the thing, you can father a child, raise it and tell him to finish the installation, but that's how it goes.
    
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post #3 of 11
happened to me before... went back to XP
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When I first boot up gears of war and load up a game, it crashes in the loading screen. then I just restart the game and it's fine. Also, have you installed the title update?
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updated and reinstalled nothing happens
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post #6 of 11
Does vista have the option to right click and change to windows98 or windows xp?
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post #7 of 11
Are you sure you are not putting the 360 version in?

I joke, sounds like it might be a compatibility error with Vista.
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post #8 of 11
Make sure you don't have any virtual drives running.
    
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post #9 of 11
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i changed it to not run as xp sp2 and now it works ...***!
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i changed it to not run as xp sp2 and now it works ...***!
You had it running in compatibility mode?
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